House Sitting in Oakwood, Richmond, VA

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

1. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"We cannot recommend Bree enough! She is so sweet and responsible and took such wonderful take of our two old guys. She comes prepared when you meet her, taki... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
2. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

14 repeat clients

"Cody was wonderful with Bentley! He made sure to send me pictures and updates on how Bentley was doing everyday and when I came home, Bentley was happy, comf... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
3. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

64 repeat clients

"Our first time having Chandler house sit with our loveable mutt, Charlie was perfect. Chandler was great with him, took care of our house, and sent pics to l... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
4. Heather

I'll treat your dog like my own!

Scott's Addition, Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Heather is always reliable and takes such great care of my pup while I’m not home. She is consistent and always shows up on time. My dog is a little noise se... (more)"

5. Kelley

The Mary Poppins of the Pet-Set!

The Diamond, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting

4 repeat clients

"Delighted to have her sit my dog! (more)"

6. Amber Edmondson

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

44 repeat clients

"This is the 2nd time we have used Amber and we are so happy to have found her. She takes great care of our pets, sends updates, and communicates with us. O... (more)"

7. Alli

At your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

36 repeat clients

"Alli was incredible! This was the first time we've left our dog when going on a trip longer than a couple of days, so I was obviously nervous. Between her g... (more)"

8. Bailey

I love long walks.... with a dog

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23219

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Bailey did an amazing job! I'm one of those nervous dog mom's who moved to a new city and didn't know anyone. I first tried dog boarding but my dog never ate... (more)"

9. Lindsey

Looking for doggie cuddles

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Sheena and I love Lindsey. She’s always been someone we trust when it comes to watching my Sheen Queen. Honestly, Sheena will get so excited and ecstatic whe... (more)"

10. Michelle

Flexibly available dog-lover

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michelle has watched our dogs several times. Our oldest dog, August, is high maintenance; needing to stay on a strict schedule of medications and walks. Mich... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
11. Reagan

Local dog lover seeks new buddies!

Swansboro, Richmond, VA, 23225

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Reagan is absolutely wonderful. She's a reliable, intelligent, honest soul who has helped me out with my pup quite a bit. I know I can always count on her a... (more)"

12. Lien

VCU Student w lots of love for dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Lien was terrific with my dog! Ruby is an old girl, so I was concerned about all her medication, and Lien made it so easy! I came back home and the house was... (more)"

13. Alex

Life-long dog lover

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alex is phenomenal with pets, especially dogs. Big or small, Alex is able to take control of the dog without hurting them. He is loving and gentle, having 3 ... (more)"

14. Kelsey

I've never met a dog I didn't love!

Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA, 23223

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Anytime I go out of town, I call Kelsey! She is so sweet and the dogs LOVE her. I have three dogs, two large/medium and one small. One requires very specific... (more)"

15. Morgan

Dog Loving College Student

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Morgan was fantastic with our 3 big dogs and 4 cats. She was always prompt and loving with our pets. I wish she still lived nearby. I would highly recommend ... (more)"

16. Alexis

Dog’s are a girls bestfriend :)

Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"When Lexy and I were in college she was my go to friend for help with my dog. She’d always be willing to stop by my apartment while I was in class to take my... (more)"

17. Harley

long walks, hikes, & adventures!

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"She will love your dog as if it were her own. She’s the sweetest, most trustworthy person I have ever met. I have four dogs and would feel 100% comfortable l... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
18. Sarah Jean

The Wonderful Wizard of Paws! :)

Church Hill North, Richmond, VA, 23223

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Sarah Jean is the best sitter we have ever experienced. She is gentle, thorough, kind and thoughtful in all aspects of her work. From the attentive care to o... (more)"

19. Aprell

Fur mommy looking to share the love

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Aprell is amazing!! She loved my dog as if he was her own! She keep me updated and maintained the line of communication at all times. Aprell is very nice, p... (more)"

20. Taylor

Dog lover and walk lover

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Throughout my life I have loved pets and have make them a passion of mine. One of my favorite jobs was a bather at a pet store and I got to be with... (more)

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